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Description of Rhododendron 'George's Delight'

R. 'George's Delight' 
Photo by: Todd Boland

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Whitney yellow hybrid selection #6002 x Crest 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, 3" across, pale creamy yellow with pale red picotee edges. Held in dome-shaped trusses with 13 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate to rounded base, 4" to 4" long, light green, retained 3 years. Broad, well-branched plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Whitney 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 853 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.


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